Definition of Dantons
1. danton [v] - See also: danton
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Literary usage of Dantons
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Works of the Right Honorable Edmund Burke by Edmund Burke (1866)
"... and dantons, and the whole tribe of regicides, robbers, and revolutionary judges, that from the rotten carcass of their own murdered country have poured ..."
2. The Cambridge Modern History by John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton Acton, Adolphus William Ward, Ernest Alfred Benians, George Walter Prothero, Stanley Mordaunt Leathes (1907)
"dantons character, for all its blemishes, rings true: the blemishes were conspicuous, ... With dantons approval, and under the guidance of the Directory of ..."
3. Publishers Weekly by Publishers' Board of Trade (U.S.), Book Trade Association of Philadelphia, American Book Trade Union, Am. Book Trade Association, R.R. Bowker Company (1921)
"A report from Copenhagen last week said that he had died, but this later was denied. As a fighter for freedom, Prince Kropotkin ranks with the dantons and ..."
4. The Writings of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson (1904)
"The errors of the honest patriots of France, and the crimes of her dantons and Robespierres, will be forgotten in the more encouraging contemplation of our ..."
5. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Edward Cornelius Towne (1897)
"... of Pluto dantons, of horrid Butchers Legendre and Simulacra d'Herbois, to send him swiftly to another world than theirs. This is Te-Deum Fauchet, ..."